The National  Memo Logo

Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.

Monday, December 09, 2019 {{ new Date().getDay() }}

Yes, the first day of spring saw snow in the Northeastern United States. No, that does not mean global warming is “over,” and the existence of a snowball in February does not disprove the rather uncontroversial scientific consensus that manmade climate change is very real. (Ahem, Senator Inhofe.) Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About Italong with its companion Oscar-winning documentary film, is as inconvenient and urgent as ever — nearly a decade later.

You can purchase the book here.

Start your day with National Memo Newsletter

Know first.

The opinions that matter. Delivered to your inbox every morning

Lara Trump

Reprinted with permission from Daily Kos

Guillermo Garcia, a soccer coach, was fundraising for his daughter's soccer team outside of an El Paso, Texas, Walmart on August 3, 2019 when a white supremacist opened fire, killing him and 22 others in what The New York Times called "the deadliest anti-Latino attack in modern American history." El Paso Police Chief Greg Allen told The Dallas Morning News that Patrick Crusius, who was 21 years old at the time, purchased a 7.62 mm caliber gun and drove some 10 hours west from Allen, Texas, to carry out the massacre.

Keep reading... Show less

Close